Archive for the ‘Family Placed Obituaries’ Category

RICHARD HIROSHI KAI

Posted On March 23rd, 2016 -

RICHARD HIROSHI KAI Age 90, of Pearl City, HI, passed away March 10, 2016 in Pearl City, HI. Born August 15, 1925 in Honolulu, HI. He is survived by son, Kurtis Kai; daughter, Rory Ikeda; brother, James Kai; sister, Joyce Fujishige; 1 grandson. Visitation 5:30 p.m., Monday (Mar. 28) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel. Memorial service 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers please. In lieu of monetary offerings, donations can be made to Island Hospice (1301 Young St #300, Honolulu, HI 96814).

Ruth McKinney Isaak

Posted On March 23rd, 2016 -

$nameRUTH MCKINNEY ISAAK Ruth McKinney Isaak, also known as Ruth Isaak Lyle, died peacefully at home in Honolulu, Hawaii, on February 20, 1916. She was born on July 9, 1919, in Marietta, Ohio. Her parents were Will P. McKinney and Mabel Clare Echols McKinney. She is predeceased by her parents, her sister, Jane McKinney Burton, and her brother, William E. McKinney, as well as her late husband, G. Charles Isaak. She was previously divorced from Robert E. Schornstheimer and George E. Haupt. She is deeply missed by her survivors: husband, Earl B. Lyle; son and daughter-in-law, Robert L. and Mary T. Schornstheimer of Kailua, Hawai'i; daughter and son-in-law, Sally Jane (Schornstheimer) Hartman and Ralph W. Hartman III, of Hale'iwa, Hawai'i; and numerous stepchildren, stepgrandchildren, nieces, nephews and other ohana. She attended college at Ohio Wesleyan University and Mount Holyoke College and was graduated from Northwestern University in 1941. She was a member of Phi Beta Kappa Society, an honor society for academic excellence, and Kappa Alpha Theta Fraternity. In 1937, when a senior in high school, she was selected as the representative from the State of Ohio to the Daughters of the American Revolution Congress in Washington, D.C. In that capacity, she met Eleanor Roosevelt at the White House. The other 47 representatives selected her to be the speaker on behalf of them all at the congress. She spent many years in Marietta, Ohio, and raised her family there. She was a co-owner and on the board of directors of the the family newspaper, The Marietta Daily Times, and 5KW, Inc., which owned radio station WBRJ. She was a special feature writer for the newspaper for a number of years and took great pride in showcasing people and places with enthusiasm, accuracy and care for those featured. She moved to Honolulu in 1974 and purchased her beloved home in Hawaii Kai in 1975, where she created a haven of peace and beauty for herself, her family and friends, many of whom she considered part of her family. She was a member of Unity Church of Hawai'i for 40 years and studied the Course in Miracles for 7 years. She was also an artist who enjoyed oil painting and collage. Her volunteer jobs included president of the Marietta Welfare League, president of the Betsy Mills Club in Marietta, serving on the board of directors for the Women's Association of the Honolulu Symphony, delivering Meals on Wheels, and recording for "Books for the Blind." She was also a legislative intern to former State Representative Kinau Kamali'i. These facts barely begin to cover her amazing life, which was characterized mostly by her gracious, kind, loving, generous, fun and positive spirit. She made friends with everyone and attracted people of all ages to her. She embodied her favorite saying, "There is no greater wisdom than kindness." She was so thoughtful of everyone around her. She brightened our lives with her laughter, her radiant smile and, always, a lovely flower in her hair. She will be dearly missed by many friends and relatives near and far, who will remember her with admiration, gratitude and love. A celebration of Ruth's life will be held at Unity Church of Hawai'i at 3608 Diamond Head Circle on April 2, 2016. Visitation with the family will begin at 3 p.m. The service will begin at 4 p.m., with a reception to follow in the courtyard. The family suggests that in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Unity Church of Hawai'i (www.unityhawaii.org) or a charity of your choice.

PEARL MAILE LUNING COLEMAN

Posted On March 23rd, 2016 -

$namePEARL MAILE LUNING COLEMAN PEARL MAILE LUNING COLEMAN, (“Tutu Nui”) 87, passed away quietly in her sleep at her home in Kailua on March 2, 2016. Pearl was born in Honolulu on March 22, 1928. She was a graduate of Sacred Hearts Academy and went on to earn a Bachelor’s degree at the University of Hawai`i at Manoa. Pearl was a Pa`u rider, surfer, avid reader and an accomplished hula dancer, ukulele and piano player. During her college years, she worked as a flight attendant for Hawaiian Airlines. After college she married her friend and sweetheart, William Edward Coleman. Together they raised 5 children. For many years, Pearl was a self-employed vital statistic researcher. Upon retirement, she took up babysitting for most of her mo`opuna. She was a loving and devoted, wife, mother and Tutu and has touched many lives with her love of life, sharp wit and gracious spirit. She is survived by her husband of 63 years, William Edward Coleman, Sr., sons; William E., Jr. (Trisha), Paul H. (Dianne), Michael A. (Kaleo), and daughters; Marylee Kaala Coleman, Manu Kaiama (Dexter), 16 Grand- children and 12 great-grand- children. Services: April 2 at St. Anthony’s Church of Padua, beginning at 9:00 a.m., mass to follow at 10:00 a.m. Private scattering of ashes. Celebration of Life to follow at Ko`olau Ballrooms at Noon. Aloha Attire. Online condolences can be expressed @ www.borthwickoahu.com
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Dolores “Mana” Baluran-Paderes

Posted On March 23rd, 2016 -

$nameDOLORES MANA BALURAN-PADERES Age 58, of Honolulu and formerly of Makaha died March 12, 2016 in Honolulu. She was born in Aiea and worked for the Honolulu Police Department in Pearl City. She is survived by husband Dr. Sisar M. Paderes; sisters Corazon Teanio, Arcenia (Miguel) Baysa and Betty Linda Lleces; many nieces, nephews. Visitation 5 p.m. on Tuesday (Mar. 29, 2016) at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary, service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also on Wednesday (Mar. 30, 2016) 10:30 a.m. at St. Philomena Catholic Church, Mass 11:30 a.m., burial 1 p.m. at the Hawaii State Veteran’s Cemetery in Kaneohe. Aloha attire.
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ALICE FISHER

Posted On March 23rd, 2016 -

$nameALICE FISHER Alice Daltry Fisher, age 88, died peacefully on February 15, 2016 in West Hartford, Connecticut. Born on December 6, 1927, she was the eldest daughter of Joseph S. Daltry and Faith Merriman Daltry. She grew up in Middletown, Connecticut, where her father taught music at Wesleyan University, and where she first met her husband Clyde O. Fisher, whose father was also on the faculty. She attended Vassar College, graduating in 1949. Following studies at the Cornell Nursing School in New York City she returned to Connecticut, and soon married her beloved husband, Clyde. They lived in New Haven while he completed his studies at Yale Law School, then moved to San Francisco in 1960, on to Puerto Rico in 1966, and to Hartford in 1969. Raising two sons in all these settings, she was a loving and supportive mother, dedicated to her family and community. Cheerfully enjoying hiking the woods and mountains of New England and the West, she was a steadfast and loving companion to her husband and sons. After Clyde’s death, she moved to Honolulu, Hawaii in 1993 to help raise her grandchildren there. After twenty years in Honolulu she returned to Connecticut where she delighted in times with her great-grandchildren, finding enormous pleasure and satisfaction in the last years of her life. She was a kind and giving person, energetic in her caring for family and friends, and ever engaged in the communities around her. Active in the Planned Parenthood Foundation at the time of Griswold v. Connecticut, she was a leader in the League of Women Voters in three states for many years, including very actively in Honolulu while already in her mid-eighties. Blessed with a keen intelligence, throughout her life she was a spirited teacher, steady guide, and clear-eyed student of the human condition, politics, and the future of our planet. She leaves her son and daughter-in-law Timothy and Dina Fisher of Hartford, CT, her son and daughter-in-law Andrew Fisher and Dr. Virginia Pressler of Honolulu, HI, grandson Timothy V. Fisher and his wife Amber of Cambridge, MA, grandson Benjamin Fisher and his wife Susan of Baldwin, NY, grandson James Fisher of Davis, CA, granddaughter Katherine Fisher of Honolulu, HI, and great-grandchildren Garren, Nathan, Sylvia and Malcolm. She is also survived by her beloved sisters Mary Carson of Bloomfield, CT and Faith Compo of Rhinebeck NY, sisters-in-law Bonye Norton of Baltimore, MD and Heather Fisher of Melbourne, Australia, and many well-loved nephews and nieces, great-nephews and great-nieces. A memorial service will be held on April 16, 2016 at 2:00 PM in the Wesleyan University Memorial Chapel, in Middletown, CT. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in her name to the Planned Parenthood Foundation of America or the League of Women Voters.
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RICHARD HIROSHI KAI

Posted On March 23rd, 2016 -

RICHARD HIROSHI KAI Age 90, of Pearl City, HI, passed away March 10, 2016 in Pearl City, HI. Born August 15, 1925 in Honolulu, HI. He is survived by son, Kurtis Kai; daughter, Rory Ikeda; brother, James Kai; sister, Joyce Fujishige; 1 grandson. Visitation 5:30 p.m., Monday (Mar. 28) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel. Memorial service 6:30 p.m. Casual attire. No flowers please. In lieu of monetary offerings, donations can be made to Island Hospice (1301 Young St #300, Honolulu, HI 96814).
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BERNARD HENRY VAN HOOF

Posted On March 23rd, 2016 -

BERNARD HENRY VAN HOOF Age 82, of Waipahu, HI, passed away February 10, 2016 in Waipahu, HI. Born June 2, 1933 in Pleasant Prarie, Wisconsin. A U.S. Airforce retiree, Chief Master Sergeant who served in the Korean & Vietnam wars. An active member of Resurrection of the Lord Catholic Church, Waipahu. Member of the American Legion, Necedah, Wisconsin. He is survived by companion, Rose Dongug; son, Gregory (Laura) Van Hoof; daughters, Elizabeth (Gary) Lee, Deborah (Scott) Hansen; brothers, Fred Van Hoof, Richard (Christine) Van Hoof, Kenneth (Jane) Van Hoof; sisters, Joanne (Jim) Higgins, Donna Hirt; 4 grand- children. Visitation 10:00 a.m., Monday (Mar. 28) at St. Francis of Assisi (2001 S. Main St., Necedah, Wisconsin). Mass 11:00 a.m. Casual attire. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to a memorial yet to be determined.
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BARBARA FERREIRA

Posted On March 23rd, 2016 -

BARBARA FERREIRA 83, passed away 3-14-16 in Henderson, NV. Born in Honolulu, HI. A graduate of McKinley H.S. An accomplished worker & retiree with Bank of Hawaii. Like most of us she struggled with life’s hurdles but perservered in hopes of better tomorrows. Along the way she spread seeds of love believing others would one day do the same. Receiving Jesus Christ as her Lord & Savior was her greatest attribute. Yes, she finished the race, Hallelujah! She is survived by families; Low, Ferreira, Morse, Matsuzaki, Chang Wo, Von Oelhoffen, Conway, Cambra.
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Michael-Malik Woods Napeahi

Posted On March 23rd, 2016 -

$name“JESUS SAVES” MICHAEL-MALIK WOODS NAPEAHI Michael-Malik Woods Napeahi was born on September 30, 1997 in Honolulu, Hawaii to Nina Mitchell and Michael Napeahi. On February 20, 2016, at the age of 18, Malik was called home by our Heavenly Father and walked into the loving arms of his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Malik is an only child and beloved by his parents Nina Mitchell and Michael Napeahi; Cherished by his Grandmother Della Mitchell, who was proud to call him grandson; Adored by his Aunty Kira and Loved deeply by; Uncles William and Anan, Paternal Grandmother Wilmet Napeahi and numerous Aunts, Uncles, Cousins and Friends. Malik was enthusiastic about the gift of life and a blessing to all who knew him. He had a love for God and his spiritual gifts included kindheartedness, amiability and safekeeping. He found great joy in graphic art, skateboarding and during his young life he played baseball, basketball, soccer, football, and ran track. Malik loved spending time with his family, friends, his dog, Onyx and cat, Loki. He was a gift from God and will be greatly missed by everyone that knew him. He will live on forever in our hearts. Celebration of Live will be held on Friday, March 25, 2016 at Mililani Mortuary, Mauka Chapel. Viewing begins at 5:00pm, services to follow at 6:00pm. Pastor Dan Preciado of Kailua Assembly of God will officiate the services.
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Ruth McKinney Isaak

Posted On March 23rd, 2016 -

$nameRUTH MCKINNEY ISAAK Ruth McKinney Isaak, also known as Ruth Isaak Lyle, died peacefully at home in Honolulu, Hawaii, on February 20, 1916. She was born on July 9, 1919, in Marietta, Ohio. Her parents were Will P. McKinney and Mabel Clare Echols McKinney. She is predeceased by her parents, her sister, Jane McKinney Burton, and her brother, William E. McKinney, as well as her late husband, G. Charles Isaak. She was previously divorced from Robert E. Schornstheimer and George E. Haupt. She is deeply missed by her survivors: husband, Earl B. Lyle; son and daughter-in-law, Robert L. and Mary T. Schornstheimer of Kailua, Hawai’i; daughter and son-in-law, Sally Jane (Schornstheimer) Hartman and Ralph W. Hartman III, of Hale’iwa, Hawai’i; and numerous stepchildren, stepgrandchildren, nieces, nephews and other ohana. She attended college at Ohio Wesleyan University and Mount Holyoke College and was graduated from Northwestern University in 1941. She was a member of Phi Beta Kappa Society, an honor society for academic excellence, and Kappa Alpha Theta Fraternity. In 1937, when a senior in high school, she was selected as the representative from the State of Ohio to the Daughters of the American Revolution Congress in Washington, D.C. In that capacity, she met Eleanor Roosevelt at the White House. The other 47 representatives selected her to be the speaker on behalf of them all at the congress. She spent many years in Marietta, Ohio, and raised her family there. She was a co-owner and on the board of directors of the the family newspaper, The Marietta Daily Times, and 5KW, Inc., which owned radio station WBRJ. She was a special feature writer for the newspaper for a number of years and took great pride in showcasing people and places with enthusiasm, accuracy and care for those featured. She moved to Honolulu in 1974 and purchased her beloved home in Hawaii Kai in 1975, where she created a haven of peace and beauty for herself, her family and friends, many of whom she considered part of her family. She was a member of Unity Church of Hawai’i for 40 years and studied the Course in Miracles for 7 years. She was also an artist who enjoyed oil painting and collage. Her volunteer jobs included president of the Marietta Welfare League, president of the Betsy Mills Club in Marietta, serving on the board of directors for the Women’s Association of the Honolulu Symphony, delivering Meals on Wheels, and recording for “Books for the Blind.” She was also a legislative intern to former State Representative Kinau Kamali’i. These facts barely begin to cover her amazing life, which was characterized mostly by her gracious, kind, loving, generous, fun and positive spirit. She made friends with everyone and attracted people of all ages to her. She embodied her favorite saying, “There is no greater wisdom than kindness.” She was so thoughtful of everyone around her. She brightened our lives with her laughter, her radiant smile and, always, a lovely flower in her hair. She will be dearly missed by many friends and relatives near and far, who will remember her with admiration, gratitude and love. A celebration of Ruth’s life will be held at Unity Church of Hawai’i at 3608 Diamond Head Circle on April 2, 2016. Visitation with the family will begin at 3 p.m. The service will begin at 4 p.m., with a reception to follow in the courtyard. The family suggests that in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Unity Church of Hawai’i (www.unityhawaii.org) or a charity of your choice.
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Michael-Malik Woods Napeahi

Posted On March 23rd, 2016 -

$name"JESUS SAVES" MICHAEL-MALIK WOODS NAPEAHI Michael-Malik Woods Napeahi was born on September 30, 1997 in Honolulu, Hawaii to Nina Mitchell and Michael Napeahi. On February 20, 2016, at the age of 18, Malik was called home by our Heavenly Father and walked into the loving arms of his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Malik is an only child and beloved by his parents Nina Mitchell and Michael Napeahi; Cherished by his Grandmother Della Mitchell, who was proud to call him grandson; Adored by his Aunty Kira and Loved deeply by; Uncles William and Anan, Paternal Grandmother Wilmet Napeahi and numerous Aunts, Uncles, Cousins and Friends. Malik was enthusiastic about the gift of life and a blessing to all who knew him. He had a love for God and his spiritual gifts included kindheartedness, amiability and safekeeping. He found great joy in graphic art, skateboarding and during his young life he played baseball, basketball, soccer, football, and ran track. Malik loved spending time with his family, friends, his dog, Onyx and cat, Loki. He was a gift from God and will be greatly missed by everyone that knew him. He will live on forever in our hearts. Celebration of Live will be held on Friday, March 25, 2016 at Mililani Mortuary, Mauka Chapel. Viewing begins at 5:00pm, services to follow at 6:00pm. Pastor Dan Preciado of Kailua Assembly of God will officiate the services.

BERNARD HENRY VAN HOOF

Posted On March 23rd, 2016 -

BERNARD HENRY VAN HOOF Age 82, of Waipahu, HI, passed away February 10, 2016 in Waipahu, HI. Born June 2, 1933 in Pleasant Prarie, Wisconsin. A U.S. Airforce retiree, Chief Master Sergeant who served in the Korean & Vietnam wars. An active member of Resurrection of the Lord Catholic Church, Waipahu. Member of the American Legion, Necedah, Wisconsin. He is survived by companion, Rose Dongug; son, Gregory (Laura) Van Hoof; daughters, Elizabeth (Gary) Lee, Deborah (Scott) Hansen; brothers, Fred Van Hoof, Richard (Christine) Van Hoof, Kenneth (Jane) Van Hoof; sisters, Joanne (Jim) Higgins, Donna Hirt; 4 grand- children. Visitation 10:00 a.m., Monday (Mar. 28) at St. Francis of Assisi (2001 S. Main St., Necedah, Wisconsin). Mass 11:00 a.m. Casual attire. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to a memorial yet to be determined.

Dolores “Mana” Baluran-Paderes

Posted On March 23rd, 2016 -

$nameDOLORES MANA BALURAN-PADERES Age 58, of Honolulu and formerly of Makaha died March 12, 2016 in Honolulu. She was born in Aiea and worked for the Honolulu Police Department in Pearl City. She is survived by husband Dr. Sisar M. Paderes; sisters Corazon Teanio, Arcenia (Miguel) Baysa and Betty Linda Lleces; many nieces, nephews. Visitation 5 p.m. on Tuesday (Mar. 29, 2016) at Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary, service 6:30 p.m. Visitation also on Wednesday (Mar. 30, 2016) 10:30 a.m. at St. Philomena Catholic Church, Mass 11:30 a.m., burial 1 p.m. at the Hawaii State Veteran's Cemetery in Kaneohe. Aloha attire.

PEARL MAILE LUNING COLEMAN

Posted On March 23rd, 2016 -

$namePEARL MAILE LUNING COLEMAN PEARL MAILE LUNING COLEMAN, ("Tutu Nui") 87, passed away quietly in her sleep at her home in Kailua on March 2, 2016. Pearl was born in Honolulu on March 22, 1928. She was a graduate of Sacred Hearts Academy and went on to earn a Bachelor's degree at the University of Hawai`i at Manoa. Pearl was a Pa`u rider, surfer, avid reader and an accomplished hula dancer, ukulele and piano player. During her college years, she worked as a flight attendant for Hawaiian Airlines. After college she married her friend and sweetheart, William Edward Coleman. Together they raised 5 children. For many years, Pearl was a self-employed vital statistic researcher. Upon retirement, she took up babysitting for most of her mo`opuna. She was a loving and devoted, wife, mother and Tutu and has touched many lives with her love of life, sharp wit and gracious spirit. She is survived by her husband of 63 years, William Edward Coleman, Sr., sons; William E., Jr. (Trisha), Paul H. (Dianne), Michael A. (Kaleo), and daughters; Marylee Kaala Coleman, Manu Kaiama (Dexter), 16 Grand- children and 12 great-grand- children. Services: April 2 at St. Anthony's Church of Padua, beginning at 9:00 a.m., mass to follow at 10:00 a.m. Private scattering of ashes. Celebration of Life to follow at Ko`olau Ballrooms at Noon. Aloha Attire. Online condolences can be expressed @ www.borthwickoahu.com

ALICE FISHER

Posted On March 23rd, 2016 -

$nameALICE FISHER Alice Daltry Fisher, age 88, died peacefully on February 15, 2016 in West Hartford, Connecticut. Born on December 6, 1927, she was the eldest daughter of Joseph S. Daltry and Faith Merriman Daltry. She grew up in Middletown, Connecticut, where her father taught music at Wesleyan University, and where she first met her husband Clyde O. Fisher, whose father was also on the faculty. She attended Vassar College, graduating in 1949. Following studies at the Cornell Nursing School in New York City she returned to Connecticut, and soon married her beloved husband, Clyde. They lived in New Haven while he completed his studies at Yale Law School, then moved to San Francisco in 1960, on to Puerto Rico in 1966, and to Hartford in 1969. Raising two sons in all these settings, she was a loving and supportive mother, dedicated to her family and community. Cheerfully enjoying hiking the woods and mountains of New England and the West, she was a steadfast and loving companion to her husband and sons. After Clyde's death, she moved to Honolulu, Hawaii in 1993 to help raise her grandchildren there. After twenty years in Honolulu she returned to Connecticut where she delighted in times with her great-grandchildren, finding enormous pleasure and satisfaction in the last years of her life. She was a kind and giving person, energetic in her caring for family and friends, and ever engaged in the communities around her. Active in the Planned Parenthood Foundation at the time of Griswold v. Connecticut, she was a leader in the League of Women Voters in three states for many years, including very actively in Honolulu while already in her mid-eighties. Blessed with a keen intelligence, throughout her life she was a spirited teacher, steady guide, and clear-eyed student of the human condition, politics, and the future of our planet. She leaves her son and daughter-in-law Timothy and Dina Fisher of Hartford, CT, her son and daughter-in-law Andrew Fisher and Dr. Virginia Pressler of Honolulu, HI, grandson Timothy V. Fisher and his wife Amber of Cambridge, MA, grandson Benjamin Fisher and his wife Susan of Baldwin, NY, grandson James Fisher of Davis, CA, granddaughter Katherine Fisher of Honolulu, HI, and great-grandchildren Garren, Nathan, Sylvia and Malcolm. She is also survived by her beloved sisters Mary Carson of Bloomfield, CT and Faith Compo of Rhinebeck NY, sisters-in-law Bonye Norton of Baltimore, MD and Heather Fisher of Melbourne, Australia, and many well-loved nephews and nieces, great-nephews and great-nieces. A memorial service will be held on April 16, 2016 at 2:00 PM in the Wesleyan University Memorial Chapel, in Middletown, CT. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in her name to the Planned Parenthood Foundation of America or the League of Women Voters.

BARBARA FERREIRA

Posted On March 23rd, 2016 -

BARBARA FERREIRA 83, passed away 3-14-16 in Henderson, NV. Born in Honolulu, HI. A graduate of McKinley H.S. An accomplished worker & retiree with Bank of Hawaii. Like most of us she struggled with life's hurdles but perservered in hopes of better tomorrows. Along the way she spread seeds of love believing others would one day do the same. Receiving Jesus Christ as her Lord & Savior was her greatest attribute. Yes, she finished the race, Hallelujah! She is survived by families; Low, Ferreira, Morse, Matsuzaki, Chang Wo, Von Oelhoffen, Conway, Cambra.

Minako Taniyama

Posted On March 22nd, 2016 -

MINAKO TANIYAMA Age 85, of Honolulu, passed away February 25, 2016 in Honolulu. Born August 30, 1930 in Tokyo, Japan. Retired from Tripler Army Medical Center. She is survived by son, Wesley (Iris) Taniyama; daughter, Dale (Wayne) Niide; brothers, Chochan Kamiya, Hisao Kamiya of Japan; sisters, Chiyoko Kamiya, Hideko Kamiya of Japan; 3 grandsons; 1 great-grandson. Visitation 9:30 AM Monday March 28 at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel, Waipio, Memorial Service 10:30 AM. Inurnment 1:00 PM at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire.
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Evelyn Shiraki

Posted On March 20th, 2016 -

EVELYN SHIRAKI Evelyn Shiraki of Kaneohe passed away on January 24, 2016 at the age of 77. She was born in Honolulu and retired as a nurse at the office of Dr. Christopher Marsh. Evelyn is survived by her sons Kevin, Gerald (Cindy), and Marc; and her beloved grandchildren Jake, Dylan, and Allie Shiraki. Services will be held Saturday, 3/26 at the Hawaiian Memorial Park Chapel, Visitation begins at 10am, services begin at 11am. Casual Attire.

Sherry Ann Jones

Posted On March 20th, 2016 -

$nameSHERRY ANN JONES Sherry Ann Jones 77 of Waimanalo passed away peacefully on March 11. Born in Oakland, California April 30, 1938. A retired Motor Vehicle Safety Officer for the State of Hawaii, and a faithful member of the Waimanalo Congregation of Jehovah's Witness's. Proceeded in death by the love of her life, Leo, she is survived by her two sons; Rick and Scott (Kelly). She had six grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. A cancer survivor, she loved to travel with Leo and enjoy the food of the area's she visited. Also known for her love of Siamese cats. A remarkable woman, with a great sense of humor. She will be greatly missed by all her friends, who became more like family, and those who's lives she touched over the years. Services will be March 26th at 3:00 to 6:00 p.m., at the Waimanalo Elementary and Intermediate School cafeteria. Aloha attire.

HONORATA “NATY” ESPINOSA PALAYLAY

Posted On March 20th, 2016 -

HONORATA NATY ESPINOSA PALAYLAY Age 81, of Ewa Beach, HI, passed away February 27, 2016 in Ewa Beach, HI. Born January 17, 1935 in Philippines. She is survived by daughter, Eva (Florante) Lopez; sisters, Betty (Fidel) Ramos, Rosalinda Santiago; 2 grandchildren. Visitation 9:30 a.m., Thursday (Mar. 24) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel. Funeral service 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

DENNIS KUNIO FUNAI

Posted On March 20th, 2016 -

DENNIS KUNIO FUNAI DENNIS KUNIO FUNAI, 71 of Pearl City, passed away peacefully at home on Feb. 27, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. Retired Owner of Funai's Union Service, First Union Self-Serv, Pauoa Union Service, and Kapiolani Texaco. He was born in Hamakua to Toshio and Shigeyo Funai. He is survived by his wife, Judith; son, Damon (Aileen); daughters, Denise Fujiwara (Robert), Jennifer Maki Brandon); grandchildren, Justin Fujiwara, Kelsie Fujiwara, Brant Tsuda, Baylee Maki, Brianne Maki, Cade Funai and Luke Funai; brother, Leslie Funai, and his beloved dog Toby. Services will be held Friday, March 25, 2016 at 6 PM at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; visitation 5 PM. Casual attire.

THEODORA LEINAALA POEPOE KOIDE

Posted On March 20th, 2016 -

THEODORA LEINAALA POEPOE KOIDE Age 93, of Mililani, HI, passed away February 23, 2016 in Mililani, HI. Born October 1, 1922 in Honolulu, HI. She is survived by husband, Hideyuki Koide; sons, Robert (June) Koide, Edward (Lolita) Koide, Alan (Cynthia) Koide; sisters, Patricia Snyder, Mary Ann (Ted) Voyles; 6 grand- children; 13 great-grandchildren; 4 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation 9:00 a.m., Thursday (Mar. 24) at Mililani Mortuary Mauka Chapel. Funeral service 10:15 a.m. Burial to follow 11:00 a.m. at Mililani Memorial Park. Casual attire. No flowers please.

Bryan B.A. Schimmelfennig

Posted On March 20th, 2016 -

$nameBRYAN B.A. SCHIMMELFENNIG June 30, 1955 - March 20, 2006 Now, a decade later Still feeling your jubilant spirit around us, everywhere And memories that will live on forever! Sending you our eternal love Me Ke Aloha A Hui Hou! Beth and Malia Family and Friends

ALICE ETSUKO ASARI

Posted On March 20th, 2016 -

ALICE ETSUKO ASARI Age 92, of Aiea, passed away on February 26, 2016. Born in Honolulu, she was a retired travel agent for Super Jet Travel Agency. She is survived by her husband, Iwao; sons, Michael, Glenn (Audrey) and Wayne (Marilyn) Asari; daughter Faye (Jay) Hara; grandchildren, Travis and Krystal Asari, and sister, Betty Tahata. Visitation from 5:00 p.m. Thursday, March 24, 2016, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service at 6:00 p.m. Casual attire.

LAYNE “LOUI” SCOTT KALANI GALDEIRA

Posted On March 20th, 2016 -

$nameLAYNE LOUI SCOTT KALANI GALDEIRA 55, of Honolulu, past away on Monday, February 29, 2016. Born and raised in Honolulu. He was a Tower Crane Rigger for Hawaiian Dredging Construction Company. He is survived by loving partner Rose Kaufmann; daughter Janelle Kitamura and hanai daughter Ashlyn Cabana- Galdeira; sister Linda Galdeira; and six grandchildren. Visitation 10:00 am, Saturday (March 26) at Borthwick Mortuary Maunakea chapel. Service 11:00 am. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

TECKLA ELEANOR LOPEZ

Posted On March 20th, 2016 -

TECKLA ELEANOR LOPEZIT HAS NOW BEEN 2 YEARS, SINCE YOU LEFT.. OUR HEARTS STILL HURT, AS THERE IS NOT A DAY THAT GOES BY THAT WE DON'T THINK OF YOU YOUR FAMILY & FRIENDS LOVE & MISS YOU YOUR FRIENDS FROM OUR LADY OF MT. CARMEL CHURCH LOVE & MISS YOU UNTIL WE MEET IN HEAVEN GOD BE WITH YOU

ALFRED H. IGE

Posted On March 20th, 2016 -

ALFRED H. IGE Age 81, of Waipahu, HI, passed away March 5, 2016 in Ewa Beach, HI. Born December 29, 1934 in Kipapa, Oahu, HI. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran and farmer in Waialua and Punaluu. He is survived by son, Alvin (Desiree) Ige; brother, Minoru (Rimiko) Ige. Visitation 9:00 a.m., Friday (Mar. 25) at Mililani Mortuary Makai Chapel. Funeral service 10:00 a.m. Casual attire. Flowers welcome.

MARY DON ELIZABETH PUALANI RAWLINS

Posted On March 20th, 2016 -

$nameIn loving memory MARY DON ELIZABETH PUALANI RAWLINS October 8, 1936-February 20, 2016 She will remain in the hearts of her: Common-law husband: John Ventura Children & spouses (grandchildren) {great grandchildren}: Mari & Dexter Chong (Kurt, Garrett, Jenna Gerberding & Steve Chen) Tina-Marie & Glenn Abalos (Kainani & Karl Medeiros {Kekailiko, Kylea}), (Rodney {Keilana, Bronson, Rayden, Rylee, Rodney Jr}) Raven & Thomas Shieh (Beverly & Tiffany) Christopher & Christina-Marie Rawlins (Faith-Marie, Waimea Amaral) Sisters: Betty Spillner, Verna Lei Schutz-Kahele, Karen DeGuair-Amituanai, Sheila Kahalepauole The Napuelua, Kahele and Spillner Families Visitation 9:30am to 10:30am and services at 10:30am on Thursday, March 24 at Borthwick Mortuary, Maunakea Chapel, 1330 Maunakea Street, Honolulu, HI. Urn Burial at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery to follow. Aloha attire.

BETTY KAM OI CHUN LEONG

Posted On March 20th, 2016 -

$nameBETTY KAM OI CHUN LEONG Age 79, of Honolulu passed away peacefully on March 3, 2016. Born February 2, 1937 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Betty worked as an administration officer for AMFAC Inc. and Fireman's Fund. She later worked and retired as a reservations specialist with Northwest Airlines. Past Officer of See Dai Doo Society (Pres), HooChoSha (VP), Chung Shan Assn-HI (Pres), Au In Kwai Social Club (Pres), Chinese Womens Club (Pres), Kwangtung Community Honolulu Lin Yee Hui (Pres), and United Chinese Society (Trustee). Survived by son Colin K.W., daughter Wendy M.N. (Creighton Mow); brothers Edward (Jaqueline) & Herbert (Gail); grandchildren Kimberly-Ann, Chelsie-Ann, Brandon; & numerous nieces and nephews. Taoist Service Sunday, March 27th, 2016. Visitation: 9:30am - 12:30pm at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial to follow. Online condolences can be made at: www.BorthwickOahu.com.

HELEN YAYEKO (DOI) NAKAKURA

Posted On March 20th, 2016 -

HELEN YAYEKO (DOI) NAKAKURA January 17, 1937 - February 17, 2016 Helen was born in January 17, 1937 in Waianae, HI to Toshio and Matsuyo (Ebesu) Doi and was a long-time resident of Gardena, CA. Helen passed away suddenly but peacefully on February 17, 2016. She was the beloved Wife of 53 years to Robert Nakakura, loving Mother to Wade (Alberta) Nakakura, Keith (Tracey) Nakakura, and Guy (Angela) Nakakura, proud Grandma to Michael, Ryan, Tyler, Kody, and Reece, little Sister to Jane (Okemura), Walter, and the late Elaine, Satoru, Elsie (Kamimura), Edwin, and Wesley, and Aunty Helen to not only many Nieces and Nephews but she was that same Aunty Helen to anyone that she ever met in her lifetime. She was a beautiful giving soul who will be deeply missed by all. Funeral services to be held at the Gardena Buddhist Church, 1517 West 166th Street, Gardena on March 27th at 2:00 P.M.

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